2017 Destination Imagination impacts mobility

Destination Imagination will be on campus May 22-28

There are two major maps

  1. 2017DImapFINAL complete map
  2. 2017DImap (this is just the main campus section)

Parking Impacts

Parking Lot attendants will assist in providing direction to guests on where to park (C or N areas as assigned)

Signage indicates that they are not to park in Staff areas

 

We also have some close ups of the map for different areas of campus and downtown Knoxville

  1. West side of campus

2. South side of campus

3. Central portion of campus to UT conference center

4. Downtown Knoxville to the Marriott

Summer 2017 Visitor Parking & Cone Zone Projects

Visitor Parking will be greatly impacted by construction on the UT campus this summer.

In May projects are ramping up:

  • Andy Holt Ave – closed between UT Dr and Vol Blvd – May 15-18
  • Steam Line by Hodges – expanded May 15-22 to close intersection at Melrose and Vol Blvd
  • Lower Dr closed from May 15-July 31 – Middle Dr to Estabrook

Streetscape Phase II a and b starts June 1

Intermittent closures of Phillip Fulmer Way from Cumberland to Student Union for paving this summer

Lake Ave will also have sporadic closures for the Lake Ave Garage new bldg (east of current bldg)

Summer 2017 Cone Zone Parking Map May 15 2017

Parking for HS graduations at Thompson-Boling Arena

High School graduations from Knox, Blount, and Anderson County Schools will be held back to back, so when you are coming in – the prior group is leaving.

Please anticipate traffic congestion at Neyland Dr and Lake Loudon Blvd.

FREE parking is available in select areas and signage will indicate direction to the G10 garage

 

FREE parking lot day and night

  • G10 Neyland Parking garage

Options ONLY after 5 pm

  • G5/30 – at Andy Holt Tower
  • G3 – off Lake Loudon Blvd
  • G4 – off Lake Loudon Blvd
  • G16 at Vol Blvd and Pat Head Summitt

ADA Parking

  • G10 has significant accessible/handicapped parking and has ramps and elevators to access Thompson-Boling

Navigating the Cone Zone

There are numerous construction projects on campus and on Cumberland Ave.

There is currently no construction on Neyland Dr.

Please remember all bags are subject to inspection

 

 

Parking info for UT graduations/ceremonies held at Thompson-Boling Arena

College graduations are scheduled back to back, so when you are coming in – the prior group is leaving.

Please anticipate traffic congestion at Neyland Dr and Lake Loudon Blvd.

Signage will indicate direction to the G10 garage

FREE parking lot day and night

  • G10 Neyland Parking garage – Neyland & Fulmer entrances will be open
  • ANY Student Commuter areas – indicated with a C
  • ANY Student Non-Commuter areas – indicated with an N

NO parking – Mon to Fri 7 am – 5 pm

  • Staff parking areas – indicated with an S

Some of the close options ONLY after 5 pm

  • S30 at Andy Holt Tower
  • G3 off Lake Loudon Blvd
  • S9 at Student Union on Phillip Fulmer
  • G16 at Vol Blvd and Pat Head Summitt
  • Street parking

ADA Parking

  • G10 has significant accessible/handicapped parking and has ramps and elevators to access Thompson-Boling

Navigating the Cone Zone

There are numerous construction projects on campus and on Cumberland Ave.

There is currently no construction on Neyland Dr.

 

 

T schedule for May and when summer service begins

Classes and finals are ending and so is the normal T service.  Here is the schedule for the remainder of May.

June 1 we will begin operating Summer service – which is limited to:

  • The Hill Route (adjusted for summer)
  • Access and Link services

Special Note:

  • ORNL-PSCC Shuttle will begin summer service (one trip in the morning and one in the evening – NO mid-day service) May 30 – August 11

ORNL-PSCC 2017 Summer Route Info

May 10-12 Wednesday-Friday Limited Access and Link Service Only Commencement
May 13-14 Saturday-Sunday Limited Link Service Only Semester Break
May 15-19 Monday-Friday Limited Access and Link Service Only Semester Break
May 20-21 Saturday-Sunday Limited Link Service Only Semester Break
May 22-26 Monday-Friday Limited Access and Link Service Only Semester Break
May 27-28 Saturday-Sunday Limited Link Service Only Semester Break
May 29 Monday No Service Memorial Day
May 30-31 Tuesday-Wednesday Limited Access and Link Service Only

ORNL-PSCC Shuttle begins summer service – May 30-August 11

Semester Break

2017 SEC Softball Championship parking and shuttle info

Where to park for free, when do shuttles start running, and closer to stadium paid parking option

There is a $10 fee for spectator parking on Stephenson Dr (this is DIFFERENT than regular season).

FREE parking is available on the AG campus and shuttles will bring spectators to the softball field.

A large ESPN stage is set up in the parking area between the softball and soccer stadiums.

2017 SEC Softball Tournament final

FREE parking lots

  • AG Campus (shuttle provided)
  • C4 at AG campus – free parking for RVs

$10 PAID parking lot (there is NO In/Out privilege)

  • Portions of S14 on Stephenson Dr
  • Portions of C25 on Stephenson Dr

Permit Parking (specific areas on Stephenson Dr)

  • SEC Softball officials
  • SEC Softball admin/VIP
  • Media/television crew
  • SEC Softball Team vehicles

ADA Parking

  • AG Campus (shuttle provided)

RV Parking

  • C4 – limited RV parking available

Shuttles

Shuttles from the AG campus to Stephenson Dr will begin two hours prior to the first game. Wed & Thur 10 am, Fri 1 pm, Sat 6 pm

Navigating the Cone Zone

There is currently no construction on Neyland Dr where you enter to Stephenson Dr

PLEASE NOTE: Traffic will be heavy on Neyland Dr with Graduation occurring Thur, Fri and Sat also.

 

UT hosts SEC Tennis Tournament Tue 25 – Sun 30

University of Tennessee Knoxville is excited and honored to serve as host for the 2017 SEC Tennis Tournament.

The first matches will take place on Wednesday April 26 and the finals will be on Sunday April 30. Tennessee will play its first match on Thursday April 27 at 3 pm. (Here is the bracket.)

The venue will be Barksdale Tennis Stadium and/or Goodfriend Tennis Stadium depending on the weather.

Parking

Spectators – C11 at Lake Ave and Volunteer Blvd or SC40 Kingston Pike Bldg (it is about 5-7 minutes walk to the stadium from this lot)

Team Vehicles – S25 and the East side of Volunteer Blvd from Andy Holt to Caledonia (next to the N7 garage and the meters have signage)

Officials and ADA – limited S37 spaces at 20th street and Caledonia

2017 SEC Tennis Championship Parking

Here is the link to the UT Sports page for the tournament.

 

April 22 UT Orange and White Game

 

2017 Orange and White Game Parking Map

Parking & Shuttles

See below for a list of free and reserved lots for the 2017 Orange and White Game.

FREE PARKING

Parking is FREE for the Orange & White Game in the following lots and garages:

Garages

  • G1 (McClung Garage)
  • G10 (Enter off Neyland Drive)
  • G11 (Lake Avenue Garage)
  • G12 (White Avenue Garage)
  • G13 (11th Street Garage)
  • G15 (Vol Hall Garage; Section accessed from White Avenue only)
  • G16 (Volunteer Boulevard; Levels 2-5 only)

Surface Lots

  • AG Campus (Shuttles provided)
  • C1 (On Todd Helton Drive behind baseball stadium)
  • C22 (Todd Helton Drive and Volunteer Boulevard)
  • S23 (Natalie Haslam Music Center and Clarence Brown Theater)
  • S23D (Steam Plant)
  • S25 (Across from Alan Jones Aquatic Center)
  • S37 (Lake Avenue and Mountcastle Drive)
  • SC40 (Kingston Pike Building; Shuttles provided)
  • S7A (Cumberland Avenue near Second Creek)
  • C8 (Lake Loudoun Boulevard and Volunteer Boulevard)
  • S9 (Phillip Fulmer Way near Gate 21)
  • S9B (Margaret Alley)
  • S9-A (Art & Architecture)

ADA Parking

  • AG Campus (Shuttles provided)
  • SC40 (Kingston Pike Building; Shuttles provided)

RESERVED PARKING

The following lots are reserved for Tennessee Fund members:

  • G4 (Administrative Garage at Lake Loudoun Boulevard and Phillip Fulmer Way)
  • G5 (Upper level of Administrative Garage)
  • S30 (Surface lot behind Communications Building)

NO GAMEDAY PARKING

Please avoid parking in the following lots:

  • All N parking lots (Reserved for residential students)
  • S12 (Reserved for another campus event)
  • S28 (Chamique Holdsclaw Drive)
  • S37 (Caledonia Avenue)
  • C20 (Peyton Manning Pass; Behind Nursing building)
  • G14 (Pratt Pavilion)
  • Circle Park
  • G16 (Volunteer Boulevard; Ground level)
  • S5 (Tee Martin Drive)
  • Fraternity Park lots

RV Parking

No RV parking is available on campus.

Limited parking is available at the Civic Coliseum for $35, however no shuttle service is provided.

SHUTTLES

Shuttle service to campus begins at 1pm and will unload at Circle Park. Return trips will begin at halftime, and will pick up on Volunteer Boulevard.

Lots with shuttle service:

  • AG Campus
  • SC40 Kingston Pike Building

KAT SERVICE

Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) will NOT run gameday shuttles from Downtown, Market Square or Farragut High School for the Orange and White Game.

KAT will operate its regular Saturday service. Generate your personal trip plan here.

KAT will also be operating the Orange line for the Trolley. Reminder this is FREE.

 

TRAFFIC FLOW

Phillip Fulmer Way will close at 1pm. There will be no access from Cumberland Avenue, Peyton Manning Pass and Lake Loudoun Boulevard after 1pm.

Navigating the Cone Zone

With much construction underway on campus, new and returning visitors will see the following changes:

  • All lanes of Neyland Drive approaching campus are open.
  • “Cone Zone” signs featuring a hard hat-wearing Smokey have been placed around campus, helping direct motorists and pedestrians to find campus parking and detour around the construction. The latest information on campus construction can be found at conezone.utk.edu.

Please note that Cumberland Avenue remains under construction.

Due to campus construction, fans are encouraged to arrive early.

For more specifics – you can go to the UT Sports/Gameday web page.

No T bus service Fri Apr 14 Spring Recess

The University of Tennessee Knoxville will be closed on Friday April 14th for Spring Recess.

  • Friday April 14th – NO bus service – Fort, Neyland, Hill, Late Nite, Link, Access, ORNL and JIAM
  • Saturday April 15th – there will be limited Link service at night.
  • Sunday April 16th – normal service resumes

Transportation alternative around campus and to downtown – Knoxville Trolley and IT’S FREE

The Orange line operates:

  • Friday- from 7 am to 10 pm – every 15 minutes
  • Saturday – from 9 am to 10 pm – every 15 minutes

The Orange route goes through campus, down to University Commons and then proceeds to downtown Knoxville.

KAT Trolley Map Aug 2016

If you need other options for transportation around Knoxville, KAT’s transit system will be operational. You can go to the KAT site and plan your trip with google planner here.

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon weekend

The Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon will be held Sunday morning April 2nd.

Neyland Dr from Kingston Pike to Lake Loudoun will be CLOSED from Sunday April 2nd from 7:30 am to 9:00 am.

The map shows the snapshot of the route coming through campus. (See actual route here).

You will note it significantly will impact our neighborhoods and campus.

Set up will begin Friday night with cones being set in place for the race route.

You will also see activities on Saturday including:

Covenant Kids Run at 5:30

5K at 7:00 pm

Please note we will also have a very active weekend on campus with Baseball, Softball, Big Orange Preview, and numerous other events.